Report: Patriots Tremendous Bowl hero Malcolm Butler is trying an NFL comeback


Butler, 33, is reportedly figuring out with the Atlanta Falcons.

Patriots Malcolm Butler waves to fans as he arrives on the field as the New England Patriots held their 3rd day of training camp on the practice fields behind Gillette Stadium on Thursday morning.
Malcolm Butler was one in all many Patriots who had been shocked with Matt Patricia’s function final season. John Tlumacki/Globe Employees
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Former Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler is figuring out with the Atlanta Falcons, in accordance with Aaron Wilson of KPRC2, an area TV information station in Houston.

“‘Malcolm is motivated and in nice taking part in form,” Butler’s agent Justin Allen advised Wilson. “He labored his means again. I really feel like his ardour and love for the sport is there and he has rather a lot to provide to the secondary in Atlanta.”

Butler hasn’t performed in an NFL regular-season recreation since 2020 when he was with the Titans. Since then, he’s saved involved with groups and has been “coaching for an opportunity like this,” experiences Cameron Wolfe of NFL Network.

Patriots followers will bear in mind Butler from Tremendous Bowl XLIX, when he intercepted Russell Wilson’s go on the objective line throughout the recreation’s remaining minute to safe the New England victory.

Butler later signed a 5-year, $61 million contract with the Titans and spent three seasons in Nashville.

The 33-year-old cornerback can also be within the strategy of writing a e-book, in accordance with Ben Volin of The Boston Globe.

“Can verify that CB Malcolm Butler is figuring out for the Falcons at the moment, as @AaronWilson_NFL stated,” Volin tweeted. “Former Patriots SB hero is writing a e-book, and continues to be wanting so as to add one other chapter.”